A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931
Lot 530
A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931
Sold for HK$ 375,000 (US$ 48,386) inc. premium
Auction Details
A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931 A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931 A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931 A pair of soapstone seals Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931
Lot Details
The personal seal collection of Hu Hanmin (lots 529-556)
A pair of 'gaoshan taohuadong' seals
Carved by Qi Baishi (1864-1957), dated 1931
Each of rectangular form, polished to a domed shape at the end, the stone of semi-translucent beige colour with rose pink inclusions, the seal face with a carved zhuanshu character sealmark, one with incised signature of Qi Baishi; the other with the artist's inscription, fitted box.
7.5cm high. (3).

Footnotes

  • 齊璜刻壽山方印兩枚

    印文: 展堂 (朱文)
    邊款: 白石

    印文: 胡漢民印 (白文方印)
    邊款: 辛未冬(1931)述賢贈展堂先,齊璜刊,時居京華。

    Provenance 來源:
    Hu Hanmin (1879-1936), and thence by descent to the current owner.
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